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ECOLOGY

Featured Terms

  1. Malthusian
  2. anthropogenic
  3. biomass
  4. carbon footprint
  5. crepuscular
  6. niche
  7. sere
  8. symbiosis
  9. taiga
  10. tundra

All Terms

  1. -biotic ... antibiosis
  2. antifertility ... biocidal
  3. biocide ... bottom
  4. brackish ... CFC
  5. chalcid ... cutover
  6. cyanamide ... downland
  7. dryland ... environmentalism
  8. environmentalist ... fertility
  9. filter feeder ... green–collar
  10. greenbelt ... holophytic
  11. holozoic ... irruptive
  12. jungle ... massacre
  13. mature ... national park
  14. national seashore ... omnivorous
  15. ooze ... persistent
  16. pest ... poverty
  17. prairie ... red snow
  18. red soil ... semiarboreal
  19. semiarid ... stand
  20. standing crop ... tachinid
  21. taiga ... undershrub
  22. understory ... y
  23. yard ... zooplankton
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